Daughters of the Deer by Danielle Daniel

Daughters of the Deer

Danielle Daniel

344 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

fiction historical lgbtqia+ dark emotional reflective medium-paced

Description

In this haunting and groundbreaking historical novel, Danielle Daniel imagines the lives of women in the Algonquin territories of the 1600s, a story inspired by her family’s ancestral link to a young girl who was murdered by French settlers. 1657....

Read more

Community Reviews Summary of 507 reviews

Moods

emotional 81%
sad 79%
reflective 53%
dark 47%
challenging 45%
informative 32%
tense 22%
adventurous 10%
inspiring 5%
hopeful 4%
mysterious 1%

Pace

medium 63%
fast 21%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 48% | A mix: 45% | Plot: 6%

Strong character development?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 51% | It's complicated: 43% | No: 3% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 33% | No: 21% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.36

See all reviews...

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...